News - Badge of Honor Memorial Foundation Daily News Badge of Honor Memorial Foundation en-us Sat, 25 Feb 2012 05:10:29 PST BOH Makes Plans to Plan for Your Family  ... Fri, 11 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0800 Officer in Financial Distress On February 1, 2008, Fulton County Police Officer Paul Philips was on his way home from work in full uniform in a marked Patrol Vehicle when he noticed what appeared to be a female in distress in a vehicle on the side of the road. The female seemed to be in a dispute with a male subject a... Fri, 11 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0800 Race Day Charity Event 2011 ... Fri, 11 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0800 Missouri Creates Death Benefit for Emergency Responders Family members of Missouri emergency responders who are killed while on duty will be entitled to a death benefit. Gov. Jay Nixon was at a Kansas City fire station Friday to sign legislation creating the benefit. Nixon says the money is a proper way to honor those who die to protect Missou... Fri, 26 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700 U.S. Department of Justice Agency Recognizes BOHMF 28 May 2009 The Badge of Honor Memorial Foundation (Foundation) is pleased to announce that the Foundation is now featured on the Bureau of Justice Assistance website as a resource for departments and families of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. "We are honore... Wed, 3 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700 Federal Benefits for Public Safety Officers Badge of Honor Memorial FoundationBy Jack Gaffigan Sandie Doptis There is a benefit available to police officers, firefighters and other first responders through the US Department of Justice that most people are not even aware of. The benefits discussed here are cover... Wed, 3 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700 A Thank You From One We Protect the Most Written by Cynthia Brown Sometimes a little kid makes all of us so-called grown-ups look pretty childish. When was the last time any of us went out of our way to thank a stranger even though we had just been visited by a personal tragedy? In Sacramento, California recentl... Wed, 3 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700 In Their Time of Greatest Need Written by Scott Barthelmass When a police officer dies in the line of duty, shouldn't the individuals and the badge they wear receive the proper respect? If the officers and their grieving families were to be forgotten, that would only make the hurt more painful... Wed, 3 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700 Phony fundraisers go to jail Written by APB Staff There's nothing that seems quite as slimy as a fund-raising hustle done in the name of fallen police officers or other public safety professionals. But that hasn't stopped the ethically challenged from cashing in on the names of cops killed i... Wed, 3 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0700